A Model Muni: Jeffersonville Golf Club

The Warm-Up I've played Jeffersonville Golf Club off and on over the last decade. It's close to my office but not the easiest place to get to and from. The course was "nice" but a bit overgrown often crowded. Last spring I came back and was amazed by the improvements being made. Lots of trees... Continue Reading →

Like a Ross: LuLu Country Club

Donald Ross was perhaps the most prolific of Golden Age golf course architects, producing over 400 courses in 40 years. While only a few courses are seen as elite (Pinehurst #2, Seminole and locally Aronimink), nearly every Ross course is excellent due to inspired routing, interesting green complexes and solid design principles. In most cities... Continue Reading →

Welcome to PhilaGolf

PhilaGolf is a website that explores the Philadelphia golfing scene. While primarily focused on reviewing public golfing options, we will explore many golf-related topics. I love playing golf. It’s a sport that combines social, athletic, competitive and natural experiences. I’m a 16 handicap and have three sons (14, 10 and 5), so time and money... Continue Reading →

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